|Young Man's Fancy (Part II) - Handy (Jam) Organization|
Astonishing sitcom-style sponsored film encouraging increased consumption of electricity by an ever-increasing number of appliances. The plot pits a starry-eyed teenage girl against a geek whose main interests happen to be engineering and time study.
Keywords: Electricity; Gender roles; Houses and homes
Average rating: (6 reviews)
|Office Etiquette - Encyclopaedia Britannica Films|
Do's and don'ts film portraying ways in which office etiquette contributes to success in office relationships. Follows a young woman who is seeking her first secretarial job and shows examples of good (and hilariously bad) on-the-job behavior.
Keywords: Social guidance; Social guidance: Etiquette; Occupations: Clerical
Average rating: (7 reviews)
|Dinner Party - Simmel-Meservey|
Dramatized presentation of proper table etiquette for teenagers, heavy on criticism and guilt.
Keywords: Social guidance: Etiquette
Average rating: (15 reviews)
|Design for Dreaming - MPO Productions|
Set at the 1956 General Motors Motorama, this is one of the key Populuxe films of the 1950s, showing futuristic dream cars and Frigidaire's "Kitchen of the Future."
Keywords: Futurism; Automobiles: Advertising; Gender roles
Average rating: (25 reviews)
|Touch of Magic, A - MPO Television Films, Inc.|
General Motors 1961 Motorama film presenting new cars, appliances and futuristic ideas at their most banal.
Keywords: Futurism; Automobiles: Advertising; Houses and homes: Kitchens
Average rating: (19 reviews)